15 August 2022, New Delhi: On 2 August, a delegation of nearly 30 Indian delegates with various political representatives visited FiBL in Frick. The visit was organized by the International Competence Centre for Organic Agriculture (ICCOA). The purpose of this visit was the promotion of organic agriculture in three Indian states.
28 people from three Indian states gathered at FiBL in Frick on the morning of 2 August. The delegation represented the three Indian states of Sikkim, Uttarakhand and Karnataka, which are worldwide leaders in the promotion of organic agriculture. The delegation included ministers of agriculture and other representatives from the political and certification sectors. The visit was organized by ICCOA – the International Competence Center for Organic Agriculture and a long-standing FiBL project partner.
In addition to specific insights into FiBL projects, the political framework conditions for organic agriculture were also discussed. The exchange of knowledge and experience was very successful for both FiBL and the delegation and is to be further strengthened in the future.